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State Police and SJSO Work Together

State Police and SJSO Work Together

Sheriff Mike Tregre hosted a meeting April 6, 2021 with Colonel Lamar A. Davis, the new Superintendent of the Louisiana State Police, and several Troop B officers at the new Lloyd B. Johnson Law Enforcement Training Center in LaPlace.Colonel Davis was appointed as the...

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Officer Anthony Recognized for Act of Kindness

Officer Anthony Recognized for Act of Kindness

It’s always nice to hear good cops stories, and Sheriff Mike Tregre was happy to receive an email on April 2, 2021 l from a local citizen about the positive actions of one of his deputies – Stevie Anthony. The citizen was inside Firestone in LaPlace and witnessed...

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Sheriff Participates in Read Across America

Sheriff Participates in Read Across America

Sheriff Mike Tregre had the pleasure of participating in the St. John Early Childhood Education Department’s Read Across America Virtual Program held March 2, 2021 in observance of the birthday of Dr. Seuss. Due to COVID-19, the Early Childhood Education Department...

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Making New Friends

Making New Friends

While patrolling neighborhoods in Reserve February 9, 2021, Lt. Greg Baker was flagged down by a group of children playing outside. Lt. Baker stopped his unit and met Siya, Ashton, Promise and Antoine. Lt. Baker was happy to chat with the children who were really...

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Spreading Mardi Gras Spirit

Spreading Mardi Gras Spirit

While we’re not celebrating our traditional Mardi Gras this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office is doing its best to keep the spirit alive for our veterans and elderly. The drive-by parade planned for today at the Louisiana War...

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Reuniting with a Friend

Reuniting with a Friend

Lt. Basil Trepagnier was excited to do lunch with Rowan Williams, a young friend he made in September 2020 after a traffic stop in a LaPlace neighborhood. Last year, Rowan flagged down Lt. Trepagnier and invited him to play some ball with her. Lt. Trepagnier was happy...

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SJSO Holds POST Corrections Graduation

SJSO Holds POST Corrections Graduation

The St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office recently held its 10th class for Peace Officer Standards and Training for Correctional officers. Officers from the SJSO who participated in the 110-hour POST Corrections training graduated January 26, 2021 during a ceremony at...

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SJSO Holds DARE Graduations at Local Schools

SJSO Holds DARE Graduations at Local Schools

Despite COVID-19, the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office and local elementary schools continued to work together to present the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) program. Sgt. Danielle Falgoust, DARE instructor, said she is so proud of the fifth graders who worked...

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